Flournoy, Matt

Flournoy, Matt

Postdoctoral Fellow

Mentoring Mindset:

I believe that mentorship provides an opportunity for the mentee to develop their professional skills and career goals in an open, supportive environment.


Higher Education and Employment Background:

  • Postdoctoral Fellow (2020–Present), Cooperative Institute for Severe and High Impact Weather Research and Operations
  • Ph.D. Meteorology (2020), University of Oklahoma
  • M.S. Meteorology (2017), University of Oklahoma
  • B.S. Meteorology (2015), Penn State


Life Defining Moments in Meteorology and Higher Education:

  • Having a positive first research experience.
  • Finding honest, empathetic, and personable supervisors.
  • Developing a supportive network of peers, friends, and colleagues.
  • Watching students/mentees succeed.